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Development of American Political Parties: The Two-Party System
9th - 12th
Was American politics always bound to the two-party system? Learn how the two-party system developed, why third parties tend not to do so well, and all the various political parties that have emerged throughout US history. Each party is...
Party Systems: Crash Course Government and Politics #41
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars investigate the emergence of the political party system in the early days of United States government and politics. They view the 41st video in a 50-part series to analyze the reasoning behind the existence of political parties...
The First American Party System: Federalists and Democratic-Republicans: The Platforms They Never Had
9th - 12th
Students investigate the beginnings of the political party system in the US. They determine the key positions of both the Federalists and the Democratic-Republicans. They compare the views of the early political parties with those of today.
Rise of Political Parties during George Washington's Presidency
9th - 12th
Young scholars investigate the rise of political parties in the United States. In this early American history activity, students analyze documents penned by Washington that warn against political parties and then consider the roles of...
Election Basics: Crash Course Government and Politics #36
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The candidate with the most votes wins ... right? A short video clip opens up thought and discussion on the basics behind elections and how citizens decide the victor. The concept of political parties and securing votes are at the center...
Political Parties and Election Results, 1997 and 2000
10th - 12th
Students become familiar with the results of the Canadian Federal Election by analyzing data on the number of valid votes by political affiliation. In this civics lesson plan, students integrate data and knowledge with other research...
Political Theory - Adam Smith
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Can capitalism have virtue? Adam Smith thinks so! The 12th video in a series of 13 discusses Smith's political and economic views. Pupils discover these concepts and more through primary source photographs and examples that relate to...